Bryant Fritz Rescued Caged Dog Found Floating In Freezing Lake In Champaign; Now He Wants To Adopt HerA small black and white pup is continuing her road to recovery after being rescued just in time from a freezing Illinois lake over the weekend.
What Happens To Your Body In The Extreme Cold? Beware Of Hypothermia, FrostbiteThe best advice for avoiding the adverse affects of the extreme cold gripping the Chicago area this week is to stay indoors, but if you must venture out in the sub-zero temperatures, experts say to avoid frostbite and hypothermia by dressing in layers and covering exposed skin.
Girl, 12, Who Died In Snow Fort Collapsed Identified As Esther Jung, Of Elk Grove VillageOne girl has died and another was treated for hypothermia after they were playing in the snow and became trapped under the fort they had created.
13 Cold Deaths Reported In Cook County So Far This SeasonAt least 27 cold-related deaths were reported last winter, according to authorities.
Elderly Couple Died Of Hypothermia In West Pullman HomeThe couple died of hypothermia, according to authorities -- marking the 12th and 13th cold deaths of the season.
Missing Chicago Man Found Dead In Lake In The HillsAt 3:38 p.m., a construction worker called 911 and reported that he had found the body of an adult lying in the mud in the 8000 block of South Route 31, according to Lake in the Hills police.
Elderly Woman Who Died In Auburn-Gresham Is Season's 6th Cold Death In Cook County An 87-year-old woman found Saturday morning in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side died partly due to hypothermia, marking Cook County’s sixth cold-related death of the season.
Man Found In Summit Is Cook County’s First Cold Death Of SeasonA homeless man found Monday morning in southwest suburban Summit died of hypothermia, marking Cook County’s first cold-related death of the season.
Three Men Found In Avondale Died Of HypothermiaEmergency officials responded to 3310 N. Harding Av. about 11:15 a.m. on Jan. 12 found the men dead in a vacant building, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Brutal Cold Presents Real Threat Of Frostbite Or HypothermiaIf you don’t take seriously the deep freeze blanketing the Chicago area the past couple days, you do so at your own peril. Frostbite and hypothermia are real threats in this weather.
Mother Files Lawsuit In Death Of SIU StudentA Morton Grove woman has filed a lawsuit against the city of Carbondale, the city’s police chief, and the man she believes killed her 19-year-old son in February.
Pair Of Cold Deaths Brings County's Total To 23At least 23 people have died of cold-related causes in Cook County this season, the most since 2008-09, with the latest being a Humboldt Park man and an Austin woman.
Chicago Woman Dies Of Hypothermia, Cold Exposure At HomeA woman who died Thursday at her home in the West Side Austin neighborhood was at least the 23rd cold-related death of the season in Cook County.
Cook County Records 21st Cold-Related DeathAn autopsy Monday found Frank Beck, of Oak Forest, died of hypothermia, cold exposure and heart disease.
Burbank Man Is County's 20th Cold Death This WinterElieser DeJesus, 79, died at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn at 9:48 a.m. on Monday, from complications of hypothermia, cold exposure, and coronary artery disease.